Aerotech – Dedicated to the Science of Motion


Aerotech GmbH, based in Fürth, Franconia, is a subsidiary of globally operating Aerotech Inc. with its headquarters in Pittsburgh, USA. The family-owned company, still in its second generation, was founded in 1970 by Stephen J. Botos with the vision of advancing the science of motion control.

To this day, Aerotech develops motion control systems of highest precision, positioning motion systems and associated software solutions and excels due to its highly innovative abilities paired with scientific precision and practical implementation.

Aerotech’s motion control products meet the critical requirements of today’s demanding applications. The innovative and highly precise motion solutions are used wherever high throughput is required - in industry, science and research. Customers worldwide benefit from the company’s comprehensive know-how. Aerotech solutions cater to an extremely wide range of applications, including medical technology and life science applications, semiconductor and flat panel display production, photonics, automotive, data storage, laser processing, aerospace, electronics manufacturing, and testing and assembly.

Optics and Photonics

Minimize insertion loss, increase throughput, reduce implementation risk.
Align, probe, and package your optical devices using industry-proven automation
hardware and control systems from Aerotech.

Optics Manufacturing

Reduce error motions, prepare for any environment, and maximize the performance of your control system.
Precision positioning solutions for grinding and polishing optics of all shapes and sizes in a variety of environments.

Optics Inspection

Reduce error motions, automate data collection, and minimize machine footprint.
Don’t let the measurement resolution or precision of your inspection machine be hindered by the positioning
equipment behind the measurement device. Aerotech offers high resolution, low error motion
positioning equipment focused on the optics market.